Risk Factors For Dental Implants

A dental implant is a prosthetic replacement of missing tooth. Natural teeth comprises of the crown and the root. The crown is the visible section that is coated with white enamel. Supporting the crown is the tooth root which extends into the jawbone. When a tooth is knocked out, the root of the tooth is lost. The supporting bone loses stimulation which it normally receives from the tooth root. A dental implant effectively replaces lost tooth root and supports an artificial crown.

Our Cinco Ranch dentist examines the status of the supporting bone and performs implantation. We have well-experienced team of best dentists in Katy. who are all serving effective dental services to the people residing under 77494 and 77450. We create healthy smiles through wonderful restoration method for missing tooth.

What is Osseointegration?

Today's implants are predominately made from Ti (Titanium), a metal that's bio-compatible and offers strength and sturdiness yet has a unique property of fusing directly to bone the phenomenon referred to as Osseointegration.

Why to choose this treatment?

Dental restorations generally look, feel and act like natural teeth. It may offer you important advantages compared to other treatment options:

  • Improves chewing efficiency
  • Enhanced appearance
  • To get greater self-confidence and better quality of life

Possible risk factors before you go for surgery and how to overcome these risks:

Bacteria Build Up:

Bacteria build up can cause receding gums, and it makes the implant screws to be visible and also allows bacteria to cause infection. Healthy dental practices are important post surgery.

Infection and Inflammation:

There may be infection and inflammation in areas which are surrounding the dental implant because of bacteria. Improper dental hygiene will create this. Moreover it occurs frequently in diabetic patients and people who smoke.


Implant may be rejected by our immune system. People who smoke are at higher risk of this problem. So the best way to succeeded is to quit smoking as per dentist's recommendation after the surgery. Also people who grind their teeth must undergo the treatment of teeth grinding.

Trapping nerves:

Damage to the nerves while placing the tooth will lead to many complications like pain while talking, eating and when shaving. It is challenging to accurately place the implant in the supporting bone. Our dentists have successfully completed the surgeries in many of our patients. Dr. McKaskle Cinco Ranch Family Dentist located in Katy, We care for the smile of patients. Our goal is to provide superior quality dental care. We consider both aesthetics and dental health factors when performing the treatment which enables us in coming out with wonderful smiles for our patients.


Our goal is to provide superior quality dental care which caters to all dental needs of a person. We consider both aesthetics and dental health factors when performing the treatment which enables us in coming out with wonderful smiles for our patients.

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After having neglected regular dental visits for years, I was very pleased with my dental visit here. All of the staff made me feel welcomed and Dr. McKaskle took his time explaining the results of his findings with me. The office was very clean and nice. I just may be getting over my fear of dental visits! Very pleased with the whole experience!

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This is a family dentistry and I've had the pleasure of being a patient of both Dr. Blake and Dr. Derek. They are very kind and compassionate, truly taking the time to know each patient on a very personal level. The staff is great, all have such wonderful personalities and make you feel so welcomed from the minute you come in the door. I have never experienced such personal attention from any dentist I've been to before moving here!

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The dentist and their staff are amazing! They are sensitive to each of your needs and keep you as comfortable as possible. I have been to many dentists, but this group I LOVE! I always feel welcomed and special each time I come in.

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The staff was awesome. The receptionist Karen was great very helpful and informative. Susie was awesome. Everyone made you feel welcomed and did not treat you like a patient but part of the family, like you have known the staff for a long time. Will defiantly recommend others to Dr. McKaskle.

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McKASKLE Family Dentistry
1437 FM 1463, Suite 200,
Katy, Texas 77494

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Monday 8:00 AM 5:00 PM
Tuesday 8:00 AM 5:00 PM
Wednesday 7:00 AM 4:00 PM
Thursday 8:00 AM 5:00 PM
Friday * 7:00 AM 12:00 PM
Saturday Closed
Sunday Closed

* Alternating Fridays

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